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IHS Cookie Notice

IHS Cookie Notice

Last updated: 20 July 2020


Please read this cookie notice (“cookie notice”, “notice”) carefully before using the website www.ihstowers.com (the “service”) operated by IHS Holding Limited ("us", "we", or "our"). 


We use cookies on this service, and by using it, you consent to the use of cookies.


Our cookie notice explains what cookies are, how we use them, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are simple text files placed on your web browser by a website you have visited. Each cookie file is unique and is stored on your web browser and allows the website, or a third-party, to recognize you and make your next visit more efficient, bespoke and useful to you.

How we use cookies

When you use and access the service, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser. The cookies that we use on our website in most cases collect anonymous information in order to optimize our service. Cookies help us understand how the service is used and to improve user experience. We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the service and to provide analytics.

How long will cookies stay on my browser 

The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted. 


We use both session and persistent cookies on the service and we use different types of cookies to run the service:

Necessary cookies 

These cookies are necessary for security purposes and for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.  You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Functional cookies 

Functionality cookies are used to optimize the user experience, enabling us to measure usage and improve performance. 

Analytical cookies 

These cookies, for example Google analytics cookies, enable us and third-party services to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the website. These cookies do not contain personally identifiable information such as names and email addresses and are used to help us improve your user experience of the website.  

First-party cookies

These cookies originate from the primary domain visited by the user ie the IHS website.

 Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, some cookies may also be placed by third parties, for example Facebook and Google, if you use their services via this website to monitor how you use their services and to target relevant advertising to you when you visit other websites on which they advertise. These cookies can be manually disabled in your browser.

Social media cookies

The social sharing features on our website set their own cookies (eg LinkedIn, YouTube) so that we can track social engagement. Through these tools or applications, the social media service provider may set its own cookies on your device. We do not control these cookies and you should check the social media service provider’s platform for further details about how they use cookies. 

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser or your device settings.


Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, such action could affect the availability and functionality of the service.


For more information on how to control cookies, or to learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites, please see the links below:



Cookies used on the www.ihstowers.com website, as at 20 July 2020, are listed below: